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Future Windows 10 Insider Updates Will Be Smaller

Future Windows 10 Insider Updates Will Be Smaller

Microsoft has announced big improvements to Windows Update some time ago. The UUP feature, which was added to Windows recently, is intended to bring delta updates to Windows 10 and save your bandwidth.

Delta updates are coming to Windows 10 to save your bandwidth

Delta updates are coming to Windows 10 to save your bandwidth

Microsoft announced a significant improvement coming to Windows Update. With Windows 10 Creators Update, update delivery will be faster once again due to reduced size of updates. Microsoft is working to use delta updates for consumer PCs once again.

How to permanently stop Windows 10 reboots after installing updates

How to permanently stop Windows 10 reboots after installing updates

Windows 10 is known to auto restart your PC when it installs updates. This is completely unacceptable no matter how important the update is. If the user does not restart the operating system for a certain period of time, Windows 10 starts showing warnings that the PC will be restarted at a specific time. Eventually, it restarts it on its own even if the user is in the middle of something important. In this article, we will see how to stop Windows 10 from auto-restarting and take the reboot control back in your hands.

Stop Windows 10 from sharing updates over your Internet connection

Stop Windows 10 from sharing updates over your Internet connection

Windows 10 has a special option which is able to use your internet connection's bandwidth to deliver updates to other computers! When enabled, it acts like a torrent seeder, using the user's PC to share files it downloaded with other Windows 10 users. Here is how to stop it.

Windows 10’s aggressive upgrade offer will disappear after July 29

Windows 10’s aggressive upgrade offer will disappear after July 29

There are many users who are extremely unhappy with the way Microsoft is pushing Windows 10. They are constantly releasing special updates, which nag the user to migrate from Windows 7 or Windows 8 to Windows 10. Even if you block them, they get unblocked automatically. With every such update, it is harder and harder to say "no", because of misleading UI and lack of clear choice to refuse the upgrade.

Beware: KB3150513 will install Windows 10 for you again

Beware: KB3150513 will install Windows 10 for you again

Microsoft is continuing their aggressive push to install Windows 10 on Windows 8 and Windows 7 PCs. Another round of updates has started - a new update, KB3150513, has been released to "help" the user switch to Windows 10 immediately.

Change Windows Update Active hours in Windows 10

Change Windows Update Active hours in Windows 10

Windows 10 now includes a new feature, which allows the user to customize "active hours" during which you are expected to be using your PC or phone. No updates will be installed, and no restarts will be scheduled during those hours, so it seems to be a way to keep the user in control although the OS still doesn't let you manually install updates. Let's see how to change Windows Update Active hours in Windows 10.

Windows 10 Redstone is getting an improved Windows Update

Windows 10 Redstone is getting an improved Windows Update

New information has appeared on the internet related to the upcoming Windows 10 Redstone update. In internal builds of Windows 10, which are not available for the public yet, an updated Windows Update user interface and options have been spotted. Let's see exactly what changes Microsoft is working on.

Windows 10 got a new update KB3140741

Windows 10 got a new update KB3140741

Microsoft has released a new update for Windows 10. The ID for the update package is KB3140741, it is very small and doesn’t require a reboot.